There was a shallow earthquake measuring 3.0 in magnitude near Hollywood, and is the third magnitude 3.0 or higher tremor in the last 10 days. The area is overdue for a large earthquake, with a significant earthquake expected every 150 years on average.
|4.5||A||NEAR EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN|
|5.6||A||BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.|
|4.6||M+||NEW GUINEA, PAPUA NEW GUINEA|
|4.5||M+||OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO|
|4.5||M+||OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO|
|4.8||A||SOUTHERN PACIFIC OCEAN|
|4.8||M+||SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS REGION|
The South East crater at the Etna volcano in Sicily italy is unchanged with weak low level tremors taking place at the summit vent. Lava flow in the area is reaching 500-600 m long last night and half way down to the bottom of the Valle Del Bove headwall.
Tremor activity is fluctuating at the time with an overall slow rising trend, with an increase in effuse lava flow. –source
A recent news report has at least 7 dead and 1,000 injured as heavy snowfall blankets Japan. This is the heaviest snowfall in 45 years caused 27 centimeters of snow in Tokyo late Saturday.Snow has also been reported at Japan’s All Nippon Airways, as 600 flights were canceled, and a sever storm warning was issued. – source
Trio Of Train Derailments
Bloomington, TX 2/9/2014 – A freight train derailed causing traffic to back up for more than an hour on Saturday after noon.
Bukit Mertajam 2/9/2014 – A train heading south jumped the rails near Taman Tan Sai Gin close to the old railway station on Sunday. – source
There are a total of 97 pending fireball reports that are pending an investigation from the for the following states and countries of:
CA, CO, CT, DE, HI, ID, IL, KY, MA, MD, MI, MN, MT, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, SD, TX, VA, WA, WV & WY and 4 reports from Afghanistan, Canada and Germany. source
A landslide washes out Floyd County road, and a Bolivia mudslide killed four people, with an additional nine missing. source
90,000 people were left without power in Abington PA, after a large ice storm affected the area for four days. Power was restored in Kentucky with 5,000 Kentucky Utilities customers being left without power. source 1 | source 2